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Importance of breast milk gene for toddler gut bacteria

12:13 EDT 21 Sep 2016 | Science Daily

A genetic variation affecting the composition of a mother's breast milk could have a lasting impact on the gut health of her child. Researchers report that children aged two to three had lower levels of 'good' intestinal bacteria if their mother's secretor gene was inactive.

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